Wednesday, December 21, 2011
River Falls Grads Proud of Accomplishments
Endurance. Accomplishment. Fun. Success. These were just a few of the words heard at the Chippewa Valley Technical College commencement ceremony held at the Meyer Middle School on Monday evening.
Friday, December 09, 2011
Physics Students Use Solar Energy to Fly Balloon
Students, staff, and passersby may have noticed a black sausage-shaped object floating in mid-air outside CVTC’s Business Education Center in Eau Claire on a recent brisk fall day.
Wednesday, December 07, 2011
CVTC Custodian Decks the Halls at Health Center
Tom Schwechel, one of the custodians in CVTC’s Health Education Center (HEC), used items that normally would end up in the landfill to create holiday decorations.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
CVTC Students Jazz Up Show Truck
Last year's Big Rig Truck Show showed off dozens of big rig trucks that were fancier than some people’s homes.
Friday, November 04, 2011
Donation to Help Vets
Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) veterans have a valuable, new service available to them.
Thursday, November 03, 2011
CVTC Holds Energy Fair at Mayo Health Systems
Over 150 Mayo Health System employees enjoyed a beautiful fall day to learn more about energy efficiency technologies that are incorporated into the infrastructure of the Luther Campus and to learn about the CVTC mobile energy demonstration lab.
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Jason Michaud Receives Domer Award
CVTC Instructor Jason Michaud received the Domer New Faculty Teaching Award for researching and developing new curriculum in CVTC’s machine tool program.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Connections Made at Veterans’ Open House
CVTC veterans recently had the opportunity to connect with other veterans, enjoy some pizza, and learn about veterans’ benefits and services.
Friday, September 02, 2011
CVTC Agriculture Program Wins State Award
CVTC’s agriculture program has been named the 2011 top postsecondary program in Wisconsin by the Wisconsin Association of Agricultural Educators (WAAE).
Monday, August 15, 2011
Email and Phone Call Sent in Error
An email and phone call were incorrectly sent to all students and all staff regarding classes being dropped for nonpayment of tuition and fees.
Tuesday, August 02, 2011
Farmers’ Market Offers Variety of Fresh Goods
Fresh fruits and vegetables, flowers, salsa, jams, jellies, honey, and chilled beverages are some of the items available at the farmers’ market held at CVTC.
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
CVTC Hosts Eau Claire Big Rig Truck Show
The Eau Claire Big Rig Truck Show is an event designed to expose people who would otherwise not have an opportunity to learn about the world of trucking.
Friday, June 03, 2011
CVTC Celebrates Earth Day
It may have been a rainy day, but that didn't stop CVTC students, staff, and faculty from celebrating Earth Day.
Friday, June 03, 2011
Speaker Tells of Harrowing Story of Hmong Refugees
To celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, CVTCs Diversity Student Organization and Pride Alliance partnered in bringing Blia Van Schwahn to share her story of escaping Laos when she was just 10 years old.
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Pirates Come To Life At CVTC Puppet Show
Over 2,200 attend the annual even over the course of three days and eight performances. Children came from Dunn, Pepin, Chippewa, Eau Claire, and Buffalo counties.
Thursday, May 12, 2011
The Yost Knot Can Make All the Difference
Criminal Justice instructor Layne Yost recently held his 8th annual necktie tying class, part of what Yost calls personal improvement mentoring.
Wednesday, May 04, 2011
CVTC Instructors Receive State Recognition
Two Chippewa Valley Technical College instructors have received state awards from the Wisconsin Association of Career and Technical Education (WACTE) for teaching style and community involvement.
Thursday, March 31, 2011
CVTC Weld Show A Great Success!
The CVTC Welding program once again put on a great Weld Show. Over 150 students, CVTC staff, and community members checked out the latest in technology and equipment in the welding industry.